Protoform: QUTU.2 [FJ] Rock, crag, promontory

Description: Rock, crag, promontory
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to FJ: Fijic
Notes:

*0 >> CE *koo-utu
*1 Cf. PN *utua "rock, reef or sea-floor exposed at low tide; promontory"
*2 PCP *uju "project (v)" (LPO II:47).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna ʔUtu Large rock or crag on shore (Mfr)
East Uvea ʔUtu Rocher sur le bord de la mer (Rch)
Ifira-Mele Mataa/utu Point, headland (Clk)
Niue Fe/utu Cliff (Sph)
Pukapuka Utu/poa Name of a point on Pukapuka Problematic (Sby)
Pukapuka Mata/utu Placename for point of islet (Sby)
Rotuman ʔUt/ʔutu/ Stretch of rocky ground Problematic (Cwd)
Samoan Mataa/utu Point of land running out into a lagoon (Prt)
Tongan ʔUtu Rock face of coast, coastal cliff (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Mda/utu Point, tip of point [Vaeakau Dialect] (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Matauutu, mdaitu, ndaitu Headland; rocky shore next to the land (Lch)
Waya Udu ni vanua Point, headland, prominent peak (Ply)
West Uvea Mata/utu Falaise [Heo Dialect] (Hmn)
West Uvea Mataa/utu Cap, pointe [Muli Dialect] (Hmn)

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